Friday, June 7, 2024

Fire Emblem Heroes: Book VIII - In the Shadow of Yggdrasill

I must admit that Fire Emblem Heroes: Book VIII has continued to be one of the most intriguing of the game, not the least because we are unsure of the motives of our adversaries, one that caused a family of cosmic healers to become assassins. We have faced conquest for conquest's sake several times from both gods and mortals alike, and even the living embodiment of apocalypse merged with a cyclical nature of time. But the current crisis has no even semi-obvious cause, adding a most appealing element of mystery that I dearly hope will not end is cosmic and, for Alfonse and Sharena, person tragedy. As Book VIII's official description says, "Deceptions lurk around every corner, yet there is no choice but to move forward..."

Monday, June 3, 2024

Quote of the month

"Thus is it spoken: Oft hope is born, when all is forlorn." - J.R.R. Tolkien